Accepting applications for 2019-2020 Special Collections Travel Grant at William & Mary

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Type: 
Grant
Date: 
February 11, 2019 to April 30, 2019
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Psychology

The Special Collections Research Center of William & Mary Libraries is pleased to announce that it will award up to four travel grants in the maximum amount of $1,500 each to faculty members, graduate students, and/or independent researchers to support research use of its collections. Writers, creative and performing artists, filmmakers and journalists are welcome to apply.

For information on the manuscripts, rare books, and university archives held in the Special Collections Research Center, please visit the Special Collections webpage. Strengths of the collections include, but are not limited to, books on dogs, fore-edge painting books, Virginia family papers and libraries, twentieth-century Southern politics, women’s diaries, travel diaries, veterans’ letters, notable alumni, and university history. Prospective applicants are encouraged to discuss their research project and the collections that might support it with Special Collections staff before submitting an application.

The link below contains details and additional information:

https://libraries.wm.edu/news/2019/01/research-travel-grants-available 

Contact Info: 

Special Collections Research Center

W&M Libraries

spcoll@wm.edu

757-221-3090

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